Democratic Republic of the Congo

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Noun1.Democratic Republic of the Congo - a republic in central AfricaDemocratic Republic of the Congo - a republic in central Africa; achieved independence from Belgium in 1960
Goma - a city in eastern Congo at the northern end of Lake Kivu near the border with Rwanda
Kananga, Luluabourg - a city in southwestern Congo; former name (until 1966) was Luluabourg
Kinshasa, Leopoldville - the capital of the Democratic Republic of the Congo on the Congo river opposite Brazzaville
Elisabethville, Lubumbashi - a city in southeastern Congo near the border with Zambia; a copper mining center; former name (until 1966) was Elisabethville
Nyamuragira - an active volcano in eastern Congo
Nyiragongo - an active volcano in eastern Congo
Africa - the second largest continent; located to the south of Europe and bordered to the west by the South Atlantic and to the east by the Indian Ocean
Congo River, Zaire River, Congo - a major African river (one of the world's longest); flows through Congo into the South Atlantic
Kasai, Kasai River, River Kasai - a river of southwestern Africa that rises in central Angola and flows east and then north (forming part of the border between Angola and Congo) and continuing northwest through Congo to empty into the Congo River on the border between Congo and Republic of the Congo
Kivu, Lake Kivu - a lake in the mountains of central Africa between Congo and Rwanda
Lake Edward - a lake in the Great Rift Valley between Congo and Uganda
Chiluba, Luba - a member of a Bantu people in southeastern Congo
Congolese - a native or inhabitant of the Republic of the Congo
Zairean, Zairese - a native or inhabitant of Zaire
Translations
Demokratische Republik Kongo
République démocratique du Congo
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Group B consists of title holders Egypt, Morocco, DR Congo, Angola and Nigeria.
Egypt achieved their third victory in the group stage after beating Mozambique, DR Congo and Guinea; they only lost two games, against Senegal and Nigeria.
Contract notice: Market for the supply of equipment for the low-voltage connections of houses in the city of karavia in the commune annex, City of lubumbashi, Province of haut katanga in dr congo
JUNIOR KABANANGA scored the only goal as DR Congo shrugged off their off-field problems to perform on it - despite going down to NINE men.
Summary: The risk of civil conflict in DR Congo has greatly increased after presidential elections were delayed as part of President Joseph Kabila's efforts to stay in power.
The Congolese government on 3 October told the UN peacekeeping mission in DR Congo, known as MONUSCO, that the fighters should leave within a week, but added that the mission did not have the legal authority to expel the troops from Congo.
DR Congo offers many investment opportunities thanks to its huge market at the heart of Africa and to a continuously improving business climate.
According to the local press, what was discussed were major renovations and plans to link Tazara to Tanzania's multibillion-dollar Bagamoyo port, as well as to Malawi, DR Congo, Rwanda and Burundi.
The National Independent Electoral Commission which is in charge of organizing elections in DR Congo, recently said it could not organize elections by the end of this year as scheduled, since it required 17 months to revise the electoral register.
Later, at the 6pm match, DR Congo faced Kenya, resulting in a win for DR Congo, 35-30.